Tag: SMES

Gold Refineries: Nigeria to generate additional 250,000 jobs, $500M annually – Buhari

Abdul Jimoh- July 16, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari says improved gold mining operations in the country will generate no fewer than 250,000 jobs and over 500million dollars annually in royalties ... Read More

Google, Flutterwave to Train 5,000 SMEs in Nigeria

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2020

Google Nigeria, in partnership with digital payments company, Flutterwave, will commence a series of business clinics aimed at helping 5,000 merchants across Nigeria acquire the ... Read More

People Money, Entrepreneurship Banks Underway – Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- November 15, 2018

To boost Small and Medium Scale Enterprises(SMEs), Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government will soon establish People Money and Entrepreneurship Banks. Osinbajo disclosed ... Read More

$81.2m Pumped By CBN For BTA, PTA, Tuition fees and SMEs segments

Tanimu- May 8, 2017

Following last Friday’s injection of $389 million into the retail segment of the forex market, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday, May 8, ... Read More

Expect changes in nation’s ports, business visas, others soon ~ Osinbajo

Abdul Jimoh- February 21, 2017

*FG adopts 60-day national action plan on ease of doing business Ag.President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo On Visas Laolu Akande, Abuja; Committed to achieving its objective ... Read More

Bank of Industry Limited Reiterates Commitment to Support SMEs in 2017

Suleiman Idris- January 4, 2017

(VON) The Bank of Industry Limited has reiterated its commitment to continue to meet its set goals of transforming Nigeria’s industrial sector in 2017 by ... Read More

AFDB, UBA sign $150 million loan agreement to finance SMEs

inno.korie- December 1, 2016

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and Nigeria’s United Bank for Africa (UBA) have signed a $150 million loan agreement to finance Small and Medium ... Read More

NSCCIMA Seeks International Market For Nsukka-Pepper

Henry Solomon- November 21, 2016

The Nsukka Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NSCCIMA) says it is seeking international market to sell a species of Nsukka-pepper. The yellowish Nsukka-pepper ... Read More

News Summary on NTA, 11th Nov 2016; Buhari Swears In New Acting CJN

admin- November 11, 2016

President Buhari Swears in Walter Samuel Onnoghen as Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged the nation's judiciary to remain in ... Read More

Export Is Our Way Out Of Recession – Party Stalwart

Henry Solomon- September 14, 2016

The National Treasurer of Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), Chief Angus Uzoamaka on Wednesday said only promotion of exports would save the country from ... Read More

FG To Re-Jig The Multi-Billion Naira YouWin Programme

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2016

The Federal Government is set to start consultations with beneficiaries and other stakeholders on the restructuring and refocusing of the multi-billion Naira Youth Enterprise with ... Read More

President Buhari approves high-powered commission on ease of doing business ~ Osinbajo

inno.korie- May 30, 2016

Federal Government has again emphasized the need for ease of doing business in the country just as President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the formation of ... Read More

It Is Time To Transform Brilliant Ideas Into Reality – Vice President Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- April 28, 2016

Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said that Nigerians have never lacked ideas, but the time has come for the nation to transform brilliant ideas ... Read More

Women Empowerment: President Buhari Pledges Improved Budgetry Allocation To Ministries Handling Women-Related Issues

Abdul Jimoh- February 1, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration will continue to guarantee the economic rights of women by increasing budgetary allocation to projects by Federal ... Read More

F.G to encourage concessionary funding for SMES

Suleiman Idris- September 10, 2015

In a bid to help Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises overcome the problem of access to low cost financing, the Federal Government will encourage ... Read More